[Geany-Devel] Python question
mbrush at xxxxx
Fri Apr 25 06:35:56 UTC 2014
On 14-04-24 09:44 PM, Pavel Roschin wrote:
> I'm played with GeanyPy plugin and faced with a problem.
> Here is the source code I created to get current document from sidebar:
> def press(self, widget, event, data=None):
> if event.button != 2:
> mod, it = widget.get_selection().get_selected()
> doc = mod.get(it, 2)
> According to sidebar.c, mod.get(it, 2) should return pointer to Document.
This isn't supported/recommended to do in either Geany plugin API or
GeanyPy, but see below.
> But Python doesn't know that this is document and doc variable in this
> example has type GPointer. How can I access to this document from python plugin?
> P.S. I tried to use ctypes.cast, no success. Currently I'm addressing document
> with a file path but it is a hack and isn't working for symlinks.
If you really want to, maybe try to call the C function
src/geanypy-document.[ch]) which is used by GeanyPy internally, but
should be callable somehow from Python.
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